Pesäpallo In Australia
Pesäpallo is

Pesäpallo is a combination of traditional ball-batting team games and American baseball. The game was first developed by Lauri Pihkala in the 1920's.

Pesäpallo has changed with the times and grown in popularity. Its success as spectator sport is based on the unique combination of skills, smarts, athleticism and teamwork required in the modern game. The game is nowadays also known by the name of pesis. Rooted deeply in the history of finland as a nation and in the everyday life in the country regions.

Pesäpallo is also enjoyed by all finns in schools, parks and fields as a hobby, which can be played by everybody for great fun.


See History to find out how it came to be in Australia...